sexual assault

April 03, 2019 - 12:36 pm
(Matt Demlein, WRVA) RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax says he's asked prosecutors in Boston and North Carolina to investigate sexual assault allegations two women have made against him. Speaking at a Wednesday news conference, Fairfax again said the allegations are untrue and...
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March 06, 2019 - 12:08 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — R&B star R. Kelly cried, angrily stood up and ranted about being "assassinated" during his first interview since being charged with sexual abuse, calling his accusers liars and saying people are after him for his money. Kelly, one of the best-selling music artists of all time,...
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Just Fairfax for Lt. Gov
February 21, 2019 - 1:27 pm
Baltimore, MD _ More than 150 alumnae of The Bryn Mawr School in Baltimore, Maryland have signed a statement of support for their fellow alumna, Meredith Watson, who has accused Virginia Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax of sexual assault. The statement reads as follows: "We are alumnae of The Bryn Mawr...
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Virginia's attorney general has joined officials from around the country investigating possible sexual abuse by clergy. © Johnypan - Dreamstime.com
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February 13, 2019 - 2:27 pm
(Richmond, Va.) – The Catholic Diocese of Richmond has released the names of 42 clergy they say abused children. The list dates back to the 1950s with the most recent occurrence in 1993. The Diocese issued the following release: "Having completed an independent review of clergy personnel files, the...
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February 11, 2019 - 2:32 pm
By ALAN SUDERMAN and BEN FINLEY , Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — After days of clamoring for resignations or impeachment, Virginia Democratic political and community leaders had second thoughts Monday as they confronted the racially combustible scandals that have engulfed the party's top...
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February 09, 2019 - 11:02 pm
Richmond, VA _ The second woman who accuses Virginia Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax says she would be willing to testify at any impeachment hearings. That word comes after Fairfax called Saturday for an FBI investigations into sexual assault allevations by both Meredith Watson and Vanessa Tyson...
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Andy Doernen/Newsradio WRVA
February 08, 2019 - 5:54 pm
Richmond, VA _ A second woman has come forward to accused Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax of sexual assault, an allegation Fairfax is denying. The Attorney for Meredith Watson issued the following release: "Request for Resignation of Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax We serve as counsel for Meredith Watson,...
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Just Fairfax for Lt. Gov
February 06, 2019 - 12:35 pm
Richmond, VA _ There are reports by @NBCPolitics that Virginia Democratic Lieutenant Governor Justin Fairfax used expletives during a private Monday night meeting in referring to the woman who has accused him of a 2004 sexual assault. Fairfax's chief of staff Lawrence Roberts says he was at tht...
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Just Fairfax for Lt. Gov
February 04, 2019 - 9:58 am
Richmond, VA _ Virginia Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax is threatening legal action after a conservative website called "Big League Politics" posted veiled references to a sexual assault allegation from 2004 that Fairfax calls "defamatory and false". Fairfax issued a 3 a.m. statement via twitter: pic...
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Associated Press
January 23, 2019 - 10:56 am
PHOENIX (AP) — Phoenix police say a licensed practical nurse has been arrested on a charge of sexual assault in the impregnation of an incapacitated woman who gave birth last month at a long-term health care facility. Phoenix Police Chief Jeri Williams said Wednesday that investigators arrested 36-...
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